- somewhat, or tending to be, watery.
Origin of waterish
Related Words for waterishadulterated, cut, impaired, impoverished, light, reduced, thin, washy, watered-down, watery, weak, wishy-washy, attenuated, moderated, tempered, bland, distasteful, flat, flavorless
Examples from the Web for waterish
Historical Examples of waterish
The Sugar peare is an early peare, very sweete, but waterish.The Pears of New York
U. P. Hedrick
The blacke Peach is a great large Peach, of a very darke browne colour on the outside, it is of a waterish taste, and late ripe.
The Blacke Peach is a great large Peach, of a very darke browne colour on the outside, it is of a waterish taste, and late ripe.
If it be passionate it will be yellow; if melancholy, it will be black, and if phlegmatic, it will be waterish and whitish.
Lydia Melford is too milk–and–waterish, but the two first–named are drawn with masterly precision and force.Tobias Smollett